EFAC University Graduates
Name: Carolyne N.
Academic Achievement: Carolyne worked 30 hours a week to pay for room and board while attending school full-time. She completed her course work in December 2012 with a cumulative GPA over 3.5 with a major in Information Technology. Carol is currently working for EFAC full time at ANU and helping develop a new EFAC website.
Carolyne: "My dream is to finish my degree
course and if possible to go on with my masters and
be able to do a profession in IT; change my family's
situation, the society and to help the needy in the
society to my best as I don't want anybody to suffer
the way I did myself."
Name: Shirline P.
For her senior year internship, Shirline worked in the Finance and Accounts Department at the School of Monetary Studies, an affiliate of the Central Bank of Kenya. She was able to use her business and accounting skills in this position, and she is hoping to use this experience to help her find a job at a large international accounting firm.
Shirline majored in business and accounting and did extremely well at University. After she graduated, Shirline wrote to her sponsor: "I really am grateful for the chance you have given me to pursue my dreams. You've given me hope that I can make it in life. Sometimes I look back and wonder how life would have been had it not been for you. I honestly appreciate your efforts and promise to always do my best. One day I hope to be like you. To be someone who can do something to help another."